Author:C. S. Lewis (Herbert Palmer)


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LEWIS, C. S., Signed note attached to the book of a friend.

By: C. S. Lewis (Herbert Palmer)

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Lewis

Seller ID: 039635

Condition: Very Good

This is a first edition book (A Sword in the Desert) by Herbert Palmer. In the book is a full half-sheet note from Palmer to someone named Edgar. The note, transcribed below, is about Palmer's meeting with C. S. Lewis. The odd thing is that this note is hand written on the back of a typed note from C. S. Lewis to Palmer, arranging the meeting and signed by Lewis. Palmer lightly crossed out the typing and signature by Lewis! Then he used the other side. The paper shortage led to such things. Herbert Palmer introduced C. S. Lewis and Ruth Pitter, so a bit more about him. His dates are 1880... View more info